Engaging, Informing, Supporting
The European Animal Research Association (EARA) is a communications and advocacy membership organisation, representing both the public and private institutions in the biomedical sector.
Its mission is to inform people about the continued need for, and benefits of, the humane use of animals in scientific research, by providing accurate and evidence-based information, throughout Europe.
Animal Research Statistics for Belgium
Total number of procedures: 437,275
Read the 2020 report here.
Why Belgium still needs animal testing in the fight against cancer
In a lecture for the University of Flanders, Prof. dr. Damya Laoui, of VIB, in Belgium, underscores the need for animal research for her pioneering work into immunotherapy for metastatic breast cancer.